Martin Hawksey has held advisory roles within the UK educational technology sector including a number of government funded innovation centres. From 2013-2021 he was the Chief Innovation, Community and Technology Officer at the Association for Learning Technology (ALT), responsible for leading innovation and supporting the use of technology across ALT’s activities in a range of areas including member services, events and projects. In this and other roles Martin has supported staff in the exploration and adoption of innovative approaches to teaching and learning including the use of data and analytics in education. Notable work includes the Twitter Archive Google Spreadsheet (TAGS) and companion visualisation tool TAGSExplorer, which he developed to provide an easy way for users to explore Twitter based communities. Martin is also recognised by Google as one of their Google Developers Experts for his contribution to the Google Apps Script and Google Workspace developer community.